Male suspect to identify following a serious assault on Woodroffe Avenue

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating a serious assault, which took place between Saturday and Sunday – July 7-8, 2018 at approximately 2:00am in the 1500 block of Woodroffe Avenue, and is looking to identify the suspect.

A 20 year old female victim was assaulted and left unconscious on the ground in a gas station parking lot. She was transported to hospital and later released.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, mid 20s, medium build, no visible facial hair, no glasses. He was wearing a light-coloured shirt with collar or jacket with collar and blue jeans (see pictures).

He fled on foot into the walking paths leading into the Brockington Crescent area.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Ottawa Police West Criminal Investigation Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2666. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app